Poroshenko: will Not allow to steal from the army

Порошенко: Не позволю красть у армии

The President reacted to the scandal in the defense Ministry

Requires the President to urgently investigate the embezzlement of 149 million UAH to the defense Ministry.

President Petro Poroshenko calls on law enforcement authorities to promptly conduct an objective investigation of the facts of corruption in the Ministry of defence. He stated this today, October 12, in Kiev, transfers Interfax-Ukraine.

“I emphasize that the investigation should be conducted promptly submitted to the society and submitted to the court. Any delay, when business is conducted 3-4 years is totally unacceptable,” said Poroshenko.

The President hopes that in no time the society will get complete information, what happened and how happened.

Recall, the detectives NAB and personnel of the Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office uncovered the scheme of embezzlement 149 million hryvnias, the Ministry of defense, which detained the Deputy Minister of defence of Ukraine and the Director of the Department of public procurement and delivery of material resources of the MOU.

In this case, the Minister of defence Stepan Poltorak will be held only as a witness.